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Zell am See-Kaprun in winter

Reopening in Zell am See-Kaprun on 17 December 09.12.2021

Zell am See-Kaprun in winter
Skiing at Kitzsteinhorn
Morning mood on the Schmittenhöhe

Snow, ski, culinary delights: a winter holiday in Zell am See-Kaprun offers the perfect, carefree experience in the snow. Between glacier, mountain and lake, skiers will find one of the largest ski resorts in wonderful surroundings and a diverse weekly programme full of activities. Hotels and catering establishments reopen on 17 December 2021. The Kitzsteinhorn and Schmittenhöhe ski resorts in Zell am See-Kaprun have been boasting perfect piste conditions for some time and can now share this premium offer with all guests again.  


Skiing on the Schmittenhöhe and on the Kitzsteinhorn glacier in Zell am See-Kaprun has already started in October and early December respectively - in a first step mainly for locals. In the second step, on 17 December 2021, the hotels and catering establishments will also be allowed to open their doors again. Winter sports enthusiasts will then finally be able to enjoy holidays in wonderful nature again, and discover a total of 408 kilometres of pistes with the Ski ALPIN CARD for every level of skills and for every occasion. 

The reopening of the hotels or the start to the winter season takes place under the highest safety measures. These can be found at any time at  

To make the start of skiing fun easier with regard to the currently applicable regulations, the "Greenpass Check" enables uncomplicated proof of the stipulated 2G status (fully vaccinated or recovered from Covid-19) even before entering the mountain railway. The link between the 2G certificate and the ticket is made quickly and smoothly at all ticket sales points. Furthermore, the ticket can be linked with the 2G Check at ticket machines directly at the lower terminus or via the web portal

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